Officially the Republic of Paraguay, is a landlocked country in central South America, bordered by Argentina to the south and southwest, Brazil to the east and northeast, and Bolivia to the northwest. Paraguay lies on both banks of the Paraguay River, which runs through the center of the country from north to south. Paraguay has a market economy highly dependent on agriculture products. Paraguay has a small but rapidly growing open economy, with strong demand for U.S. manufactured products, and the potential for continued growth over the next decade. In recent years, the economy has grown as a result of increased agricultural exports, especially soybeans. Major industries of Paraguay are Agriculture, Cement, Food Processing, Forestry,Textiles, Timber Products, Vegetable Oil Refining.

Capital City: Asunción

Currency: Paraguayan guaraní.

Official language: Spanish

Population: 7.176.676

Natural resources: biodiversity, agriculture and livestock, mining, water resources and fisheries.

Worldwide share in import(2015): 94

Total imports:
US$ 9.196.677.636,41

Top import Commodities: Road Vehicles, Consumer Goods, Tobacco, Petroleum Products, Electrical Machinery, Tractors, Chemicals, Vehicle Parts.

Top import Partners: Brazil (28%), China (25.5%), Argentina (14.6%), United States (7.9%).

Trade Organisations: WTO, APEC, IOR-ARC, ASEAN.

Top Ports: Asuncion, Villeta, San Antonio.

Worldwide share in export(2015): 89

Total exports:

US$ 6.380.497.340,69

Top export Commodities: Soybeans, Feed, Cotton, Meat, Edible Oils, Electricity, Wood, Leather.

Top export Partners: Brazil (30.8%), Russia (10.8%), Argentina (7.4%), Chile (6.9%), Netherlands (4.5%).

Trade Organisations: WTO, APEC, IOR-ARC, ASEAN.

Top Ports: Asuncion, Villeta, San Antonio.

Please get in touch with us

Feel free to communicate us your needs by specific HS Codes or other criterias in relation of any of our available databases

    Name (required)

    Company (required)

    Phone (required)

    Email (required)


    The product


    Topic of your email


    Security Check

    Main movements of Paraguay